CAPA: Asian airlines will increasingly have to enter competitive markets on North America-Asia

    CAPA – Centre for Aviation, in a report entitled: ‘North America-Asia: future of the trans-Pacific airline market’, stated (05-Apr-2018) Asian airlines have been expanding on relatively easy routes where there is strong O&D or a partner hub, although increasingly they will have to enter competitive markets, grow partnerships, and even enter a competitor’s hub. USChina open skies is expected to reshape the market. China’s growth is significant but sometimes obscures the rest of Asia, and in particular the need for airlines to link Northeast Asian hubs with developing traffic out of Southeast Asia. [more – CAPA Analysis]